Christopher Baber wrote:Is there anything in their claims that "there's a reducer in the line going to the house" which will increase the pressure?
R Scott wrote:That is a nice filter, probably way more than you need for 800 sf. Or want to make room for. I would get a 1 micron carbon filter for that blue filter canister (cheap on Amazon) or a doulton Rio 2000 (ceramic reusable filter that filters out cysts and bacteria) if you are worried, but you would definitely need a pump. Or just a Berkey for your drinking water.
Springs are wonderful as long as you keep the box clean. Hard rains can wash leaves in and mold, or rodents can get in and die. Not likely, but possible if you get sloppy with the box.